„Where you also go, go with the whole heart.“
Selected materials and selected manufactures in Germany, in which the individual elements are created by hand with great care, quality and love, characterize essential elements of these light objects.
- This creates the very stable base structure of primed and powder-coated aluminum in a small locksmith’s operation.
- The ornate leather handle, designed exclusively for this lantern, made of real and vegetable tanned cowhide – stingray or ostrich are options – is made by a local saddler master.
- The 4mm thick single-disc safety glass (ESG) produced in Germany comes from a local master glass.
- The real teak, which is individually manufactured with a black groove analogous to a teak deck on yachts for these lanterns, is created by a small German boat builder.
The assembly and finish are finally done with me in the studio.